UCSD Optimization and Data Science Seminar (Math 278C)

Wednesday 3-4pm, zoom (unless specified)

Meeting ID: 991 9807 8858 Password: 278CFA21

This seminar gives talks in the broad area of Optimization and Data Science and various aspects, applications.

Don't forget to register Math 278C if you are a graduate student.

Fall Quarter, 2021

Date Speaker Talk Title
September 29 Beginning meeting

October 6 Julia Lindberg
The Method of Moments for Gaussian Mixture Models
October 13 Yumeng Zhu
Convex relaxation methods for phase retrieval problems
October 20 Zi Yang
The Multi-Objective Optimization
October 27 Yang Zheng
Chordal Graphs, Semidefinite Optimization, and Sum-of-squares Matrices
November 3 Kisun Lee
Polyhedral homotopy method for Nash equilibrium problem
November 10 Shangzhi Zeng
(Univ. Victoria)
Difference of convex algorithms for bilevel programs with applications in hyperparameter selection
November 17 Sylvia Herbert
Hamilton-Jacobi Reachability Analysis
December 1 Xindong Tang
(HK Poly Univ.)
Rational GNEPs

Previous Seminars

  • Spring 2021
  • Winter 2021
  • Fall 2020
  • Fall 2019
  • Spring 2019
  • Winter 2019
  • Fall 2018
  • Spring 2018
  • Winter 2018
  • Fall 2017
  • Spring 2017
  • Winter 2017